Re: Why does mplayer no longer play Car Talk?
On Sun, Oct 31, 2004 at 12:48:40PM +0000, Adam Funk wrote:
> I used to use mplayer from the console successfully to
> listen to the Car Talk radio show.
> As shown below, it now fails with a missing codec ...
Works fine here:
name: Car Talk 0444-Segment 1
author: Car Talk
copyright: (C) 2004 Dewey Cheetham and Howe
Trying to force audio codec driver family libmad...
Opening audio decoder: [realaud] RealAudio decoder
opening shared obj '/usr/lib/win32/cook.so.6.0'
Audio codec:  32 Kbps Voice
Audio bitrate: 32.041 kbit/s (4005 bps)
AUDIO: 22050 Hz, 1 ch, 16 bit (0x10), ratio: 4005->44100 (32.0 kbit)
Selected audio codec: [racook] afm:realaud (RealAudio COOK)
Checking audio filter chain for 22050Hz/1ch/16bit -> 22050Hz/2ch/16bit...
AF_pre: af format: 2 bps, 1 ch, 22050 hz, little endian signed int
AF_pre: 22050Hz 1ch Signed 16-bit (Little-Endian)
alsa-init: got device=0, subdevice=0
alsa-init: 1 soundcard found, using: default
alsa: 22050 Hz/2 channels/4 bpf/65536 bytes buffer/Signed 16 bit Little
AO: [alsa] 22050Hz 2ch Signed 16-bit (Little-Endian) (2 bps)
Building audio filter chain for 22050Hz/1ch/16bit -> 22050Hz/2ch/16bit...
Video: no video
A: 3.5 1.1% 18%
I use mplayer's "-ao pcm" option to record the show off their stream and
listen to it in my car.
I have mplayer version 1.0pre5-3.3.4. Hm ... did you download the Windows
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